AChSHM Committees

AChSHM Chapter Committee

Under the governance system of the College, the Chapter has a President and President-elect.

The Chapter President chairs the AChSHM Chapter Committee, and distributes an update to Chapter Members following each Chapter Committee meeting.

AChSHM communiques and e-News

The Committee comprises the President and President-elect, that Chair of the Chapter's Education Committee and a Lead Fellow - Policy and Advocacy, not more than six elected Fellows of the Chapter, and one Chapter trainee. Each serves for a two-year term, to a maximum of six years.

The Chapter Committee President is also a member of the Adult Medicine Division Council and serves a term of two years only.

Committee Membership

Acting President and Chair

Dr Catherine O’Connor FAChSHM


Professor Christopher Fairley FRACP, FAFPHM, FAChSHM 


Dr Carole Khaw FAChSHM
Dr Theo Van Lieshout FAChSHM
Dr Julian Langton-Lockton FAChSHM
Professor David Templeton FAChSHM
Professor Basil Donovan FAFPHM, FAChSHM
Dr Natalie Edmiston FAChSHM
Dr Nicky Perkins FAChSHM (New Zealand representative) 
Dr Ei Aung (Trainee representative)

Training Committee (TC) in Sexual Health Medicine

Committee ​Membership


Associate Professor David Templeton FAChSHM


Dr Carole Khaw FRACGP, FAChSHM
Dr Alison Rutherford FAFPHM, FAChSHM
Dr Karen Benattar FAChSHM, FRNZCGP (New Zealand Member)
Dr Damian Conway FRACGP, FAChSHM
Dr Mark O'Reilly FRACGP (Trainee representative)
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